Red Triangle Gala 2020

Red Triangle Gala 2020

The Red Triangle Gala is a time to reflect on those who have shown outstanding contributions to our community. Click below to learn more. 

Red Triangle and Leader to Watch Awards

The YMCA of Greater Saint John values the significant contributions that individuals have made in our society.  Since 1990, the Y has been recognizing individuals that have made a difference in the community.

The Red Triangle Award is presented in recognition of long and meritorious volunteer service, outstanding contributions and achievement within the Y or in the community. The recipient of this award has been an active volunteer and demonstrated a commitment to the community throughout their lifetime. They have made a difference to Canadian society.

The Leader to Watch Award is presented to an individual, 35 years or younger, who is a role model for youth in our community. This person demonstrates skills, enthusiasm and leadership in their work, in educational settings and as a volunteer in the community.

Many of the past recipients continue to serve the community on a daily basis.  Their commitment and dedication continues to inspire others to follow in their footsteps and it is very important that these extraordinary people be recognized.

Red Triangle Award Criteria

The Red Triangle Award is presented in recognition of long and meritorious volunteer service, outstanding contributions and achievement within the Y and in the community.

The recipient of this award has:

  • Contributed to furthering the mission and values  of the Y of Greater Saint John;
  • Enhanced the work of the Y and/or other charitable organizations through philanthropy;
  • Demonstrated  social responsibility;
  • Been an active volunteer and demonstrated a commitment to the community;
  • Made a difference to Canadian society.

Leader to Watch Award Criteria

This individual (35 years of age or less) provides skilled and enthusiastic leadership in an educational, family, career or community setting.

This individual is:

  • Determined to lead, demonstrating their leadership skills at work and as a volunteer;
  • Willing to act and support the constructive actions of others;
  • A role model, encouraging and inspiring to other young people;
  • Participating in shaping the future of the community.

 

Past Recipients:

1990

James A MacMurray

2008

Cheryl Robertson

1991

Philip W. Oland

 

Sheikh Bahauddin (Leader to Watch)

1992

Dr. G. Forbes Elliot

2009

Saint John Y’s Men’s Club

 

Elsie Wayne

 

Eric Savoie (Leader to Watch)

1993

Ethel Flewelling

2010

Roly MacIntyre

 

George Stears

 

Leah Richardson (Leader to Watch)

1995

Malcolm Somerville

2011

Dale Knox

1996

Dr. Mary Eileen Travis

 

Taryn O’Neill (Leader to Watch)

1997

Harry Gaunce

2012

Erminie Cohen

1998

C. William (Bill) Stanley

 

Stephany Peterson (Leader to Watch)

1999

Dr. Edward J. Doherty

2013   

Sisters of Charity

2000

Clifford G. Warner

2014

Daryl Steeves

2001

Keith M. Wilson

 

Danny Jardine (Leader to Watch)

 

William T. Gale

2015

BCAPI

2002

Lino Celeste

 

Sarah Mudge (Leader to Watch)

 

Christopher Long (Leader to Watch)

2016

John K.F. Irving

2004

Patrick Darrah

 

Craig Bell Estabrooks (Leader to Watch)

 

Dale Knox (Leader to Watch)

2017      

Arthur Irving

John Fitzpatrick, Jr. (Leader to Watch)

2005

Jane Barry & David Barry

Janet Scott (Leader to Watch)

2018

Bill McMackin Stephen McMackin

Harry Daley (Leader to Watch)

2006

Richard Oland

Derek Riedle (Leader to Watch)

2019

Dr. Shelley Rinehart

Jennifer Brown (Leader to Watch)

2007

Brice Belyea, David Carlin, Blair MacDonald, Clark Sancton, Robert Vincent

 

 

 

Jeff Sparks (Leader to Watch)